A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Drumright in Oklahoma on Saturday. Global time and date of event 20/05/17 / 2017-05-20 19:25:17 / May 20, 2017 @ 7:25 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.48 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -96.6454 West, latitude 35.8678 North, depth = 9.48 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:25:17 / 1:25 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008twf. Id of event: us10008twf.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Skiatook, Broken Arrow, Edmond (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (41 miles) from Tulsa (c. 391 900 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Broken Arrow (c. 98 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Edmond (c. 81 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Stillwater (c. 45 700 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Shawnee (c. 29 900 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km SSW of Drumright, Oklahoma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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